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>>> preserve, protect and defend the constitution of the united states. >> president obama takes the oath of office to begin his second term. hear what he said during his address that took some by surprise. >> and the 49ers are super bowl bound, what challenges some fans are facing if they want to see the game in person. >> complete bay area news coverage starts right now, this is ktvu channel 2 news 6:00 p.m. >> good evening. i am julie haener. >> president obama parked his second inauguration. he took the both with his hand on two bibles. one used by lincoln at his first inauguration and one used by dr. martin luther king, jr. >> preserve, protect and defend, the constitution of the united states. >> congratulations, mr. president. >> john roberts administered the holt and president obama and daughters stood by his side. >> for we, the people, understand that our country cannot succeed when a shrinking few do well and a growing number barely make it. >> the weather was chilly but michelle obama and president obama took time to walk some of the parade walk. >> and the ball is un
>> chris: i'm chris wallace. president obama begins his second term today. facing tough challenges at home, and overseas. ♪ >> chris: from the debt debate to immigration reform. to a resurgent al qaeda. how will the president pursue his agenda, and a place in history? we'll ask two men who will play a big role in his legacy. david plouffe, senior advisor to the president. and, roy blunt, a member of the senate republican leadership. then, tough talk about gun control. we'll ask our sunday panel about the president's plan to prevent more mass shootings and if congress will pass it. and, our power player of the week. director of the small washington church, where presidents have gone to pray for almost two centuries. all, right now, on fox news sun. ♪ >> chris: and, hello, again, from fox news in washington. we'll talk with our guest in a moment, but, first, let's get the latest on what is already a busy morning, the first official day of president obama's second term. fox news chief white house correspondent, ed henry, is tracking events from the north lawn. ed? >> reporter: goo
.c. along with tori campbell for president obama's inauguration for his second term. we're out there live right in the middle of the music, the pomp, the circumstance, thousands of people are out there as we look at these live pictures of some of the military musicians right there. testimony tori campbell is covering everything for us. is it getting crowded now? >> reporter: actually, the crowds are thinning out here. that's because i think people are heading into the mall, dome, inauguration and getting ready to celebrate. everyone's decorated. they are wearing obama hats, keeping warm, getting some food. because once they are inside, they won't be able to leave until the ceremony is over. inside there's already some musical entertainment going on. they started performing about a half-hour ago. during the ceremonies, some big names will be part of the entertainment. beyonce who sang "at last" during the obamas' first dance four years ago. she will be singing the national anthem and kelly clarkson will be singing as well as james taylor day -- james taylor. among the bay area is a rather
inaugural address to push a liberal agenda. we'll ask our sunday panel how mr. obama is likely to do in his second term. and, our power player of the week: a student of the ways presidents exercise power. all, right now, on fox news sunday. ♪ >> chris: and hello, again, from fox news in washington. american women in the military have served on the front lines, for years. and 152 have been killed in iraq an afghanistan. but when defense secretary panetta lifted the ban on women in combat his decision, this week, drew strong praise and sharp criticism. we have brought together two distinguished veterans to discussion the issue. colonel martha mcsally was our nation's first female combat pilot, logging hours over the skies of iraq an afghanistan and joins us from tucson, lieutenant general jerry boykin was one of the original members of the army's delta force and former head of the u.s. special forces command. colonel, general, welcome to fox news sunday and i have been looking forward to this discussion into thank you very much, chris. >> so have i, thanks for having us on. >> chris: here's
. in fact today's oath will be just for show. president obama took the oath of office yesterday in a small ceremony in the white house, keeping with that little matter of the constitution which mandates the january 20th will be the transition day from one presidential term to the next. vice president biden was sworn in at his official residence yesterday morning. our capital packed with visitors and dignitaries on a very chilly washington day but nothing like it was four years ago. you see the crowds out, maybe a third as many as last time and not nearly as cold. the winds are pretty calm. temperature is in the low 40s. it will get cold tonight. they will have a lot to see out there. musical performance, speeches parade, inaugural ball. as martha maccallum said this morning on the fox news channel, it is not over until beyonce sings. this will for own takes as moments swearing in. here are the dignitarieses right on the front. latest "fox news poll" shows president obama heads into the second term, decidedly, look at that, president clinton is there coming in now. a.b. stoddard with me as
tab. >>> president obama officially began his second term of office today and thanked supporters here tonight at a reception. >> all of you here understood and were committed to the basic notion that when we put our shoulders to the wheel of history it moves. it moves. >> reporter: tomorrow mr. obama will be sworn in during a public ceremony. he'll give his inaugural speech then take part in a parade and series of inaugural parties and balls. here's a live look at the white house tonight. tori campbell has more on how mr. obama won a spot in history. >> that i will faithfully execute the office of president of the united states. >> reporter: the president is officially in his second term now. he was sworn in in the blue room of the white house with chief justice john roberts doing the honor. and you can bet that chief roberts said the words carefully. four years ago he said the oath wrong. so president obama is the first to have been sworn four times. this morning, joe biden was sworn in by sotomayor. then there was the wreath laying ceremony. and the first couple also attended the ep
for it if they fail to pass a budget plan. >>> they are criticizing president barack obama's common of ablow lute -- absolutism in president barack obama's speech. he took issue with the president for saying in his speech that americans should not quote mystique absolutism for principal. >> president barack obama is saying the only principalled way to make children safe is to make lawful citizens less safe and violent criminals more safe : >> the nra calls it a strong opposition to any new gun regulation. >>> and they will head up a hearing on gun opposition. mike thompson is a gun owner and he said there is room for changes to reduce gun violence and that includes background checks for gun purchases and he will provide stricter penalties as well as all gun trafficking. >>> prime minister benjamin netanyahu thought it was a land slight and he will serve a third term with newly seats lost in parliament. they are suggesting the right wink may be -- wing may be stalled. he wants it as broad as possible and plans to honor that. >>> they are moving forward with a controversial plan to reduce the areas
to become citizens and that's up 2% since 2010. president barack obama said immigration is a priority in his second term agenda. >>> and in washington d.c. there is a controversial attempt to fix the key phone pipeline. the president of the sierra club said the club will for the first time in its 120 year history engage in an act of civil disoh speedians to protest the pipeline. -- disobedience to protest the pipeline. it will transport to gulf refineries in the u.s. >>> now they have announced they will open a huge distribution system in san joaquin valley and it will be the first to open since the seattle company started to pay to the treasury in september. they are committed to bringing 10,000 new jobs to california. >>> all right, let's go pack to sal. >>> looking at the freeway it does not look all that bad and as a matter of fact if you are driving around the entire bay area it's not bad of course things may change. traffic here does look good in both directions near the coliseum and also traffic is moving well at the bay bridge toll plaza with no major delays coming through to the cit
. reporting live in oakland, noelle walker, ktvu news. >>> now to our continuing coverage of president obama's second inauguration. after the speech making the president and first lady celebrated tonight after two official balls. here they dance as jennifer hudson sings the al green song let's stay together. >> ♪ >> for the second inauguration, president oe baa -- obama decided to have just two inauguration balls instead of the 10 from his first term. ken pritchett join us and tells us what the president said as he began his second term. >> reporter: the president was officially sworn in yesterday. today's swearing in was a ceremonial event. a public swearing in before by one estimate perhaps more than 1 million people. on a relatively mild and blue sky day president obama and the first lady took the traditional walk down pennsylvania avenue to the white house and to her second term. some waits houred. >> i breathe the air that obama breathes so it was worth it. >> reporter: the president took the oath of office just after noon today before a crowd that filled the national mall as far as
for president barack obama's second term, it gets underway in washington d.c. and our very own anchor is there tori campbell she joins us with the preparations now as that will be in the parade, story? >> reporter: good morning, pam, i am -- tori campbell. >> reporter: good morning, pam, there are a lot of barricades set up and only people with tickets can get in and you need get in to the area that corresponds with your ticket. people with orange and yellow tickets need to head into that direction to get to their seats so people with orange tickets need head to that area and the blue section is in the left front seating area. president barack obama was officially sworn in and the vice-president was sworn in on the 20th. when it's on a sunday, there is a public ceremony the next day and there is another swearing in at the capital and that's where hundreds of thousands of people are headed right now and the swearing intakes place in about four hours and then there is the inaugural address. there will be numbers of a group called canine companions and perry explains why this is such a b
to gather. the president and michelle obama will attend both, including this one, this will feature military men and women and this is upstairs, this is the commander in chief bowl. we will bring you live pictures as it follows and we have team coverage tonight starting with ktvu's tori campbell. >> reporter: another massive crowd showed up today to celebrate the inauguration of president obama for his second term. 20 jumbo trons allowed the crowds to witness the ceremony and hear the president's address. >> our journey is not complete till we find a better way towelcome the -- to welcome the immigrants who still see america as the land of opportunity. the failure to do so would betray our children and future generations. >> reporter: we ran into ellen and asked her what she thought. >> there were many references to women, you know, how it is important for women to have equal wages, great job and also he made references to preserving the environment. >> reporter: later there was the parade. it traved 1.5 miles from the capital to pennsylvania avenue. >> we feel extremely honored. we were one
.c. for president barack obama's second inauguration ceremony just hours away. torii campbell is covering the ceremony, torii, it looks a little chilly out there, how does it look? >> reporter: yes, it it is a little chilly wait a few and you can see we have got union station coming through metro station and there are quite a few cars where they are not supposed to be. as i mention there'd were already a good number of people on the trains selling good paper goods and also a lot of security as well. there a is quite a lot of police and there appears to be 12,000 sir are you meetings. and a man joining us, wonderful to see you. you were here four years ago, why did you come back this time? >> i came here for the u.s. conference and i decided to stay on. it is a moment of history but it is one of those days, everybody is here it celebratep -- here so celebrate and there is a lot of hope for the future. >> reporter: you were here where there were a lot of crowds? >> it was wall to wall people and it was much different, a lot of friendliness, it is he can teaming to be here. >> what are you d
hot topics by president barack obama during his inaugural address. and more on dr. martin luther king, jr., next. ?o?ooooóññ . >>> this is ktvu channel 2 news at noon. >>> president barack obama marks the beginning of his second term taking his public oath offs and calling on the nation -- oath offs and calling on -- off fist and calling on the nation to act. the historic event also included a specific call to action on a number of issues facing the country tori campbell is live covering the inauguration and joins us with more on the president's speech and the biggest event that is happening right now. good afternoon tori campbell. >> reporter: good afternoon, you can still see a few people behind me inside and at the mall and at the capital building, it was quite a sight, with hundreds of thousands spilling out through the west front of the grass mall allowed them far away from the steps to witness the inaugural address and he talked about a number of issue that were sure to please his base. >> knowing to do so would fail our children and future generations. our journey is not com
, let's go back to the desk. >>> preparations are underway for president barack obama's second inauguration which is now underway and tori campbell is there in washington d.c. where she met up with a family making their first trip, it is pretty exciting to talk to all the people out there, story. >> reporter: it really is, i have been meeting people everywhere and the sun is up and the clouds are still rolling in behind me. it is not quite as cold which is nice. just north of the capital building, it is not just the people rolling in from the metro station but you see quite a bit of media set up as well and dwight a few folks doing a lot of reporting from this section of the capital. they have made their visit and they also made a special visit to the search and another person to see that is antonio from antioch. >> he and the family were attended services this morning and as we waited they got in and she took some nice video waving so that was exciting. >> reporter: allan and his wife ben neat it earned a -- allan and his wife were here to soak up the sites especially since th
to expect heading into president obama's second term in office. thousands of right-to-life demonstrators marched through san francisco to protest the court decision that legalized abortions in this country. as ktvu's allie rasmus showed us that they briefly crossed paths with those on other side of the issue. >> reporter: there was shouting and some verbal clashes across the barricades as abort advocates and opponents rallied on the 40th anniversary of roe v. wade. >> the clash followed a morning of quieter events, such as this rally at justin herman plaza. the roe v. wade supreme court decision made abortion legal. >> it just gave me a relief. rose jackson was happily married with kids, but noticed a shift in in her perspective that day. >> i was thinking that if i got pregnant and didn't want to have this baby, it was my choice and available to me. >> what is today's fight? what comes next. >> reporter: the law student who testified before congress about contraception and criticized by rush limbaugh was one of the event's speakers. >> there is more profound site about access, abou
rents declined sitly in the south bay. some renters decided to buy. >>> president obama began the first day of his new kay ofshsh -- new day of work with sox and prayers as the -- songs and prayers at the national washington cathedral. he and michelle obama were joined by joe biden and his wife. the post inaugural press conference dates back to the first inauguration of george washington. >>> how thieves managed to steal a dozen cars from an east bay car kieler -- dealer. >>> and it's a mild, sunny date out there -- it's a mild, sunny day out there. rosemary will be back to tell you about changes. >> reporter: we're live at a march if where a rally is due to get underway about the roe versus wade. alright let's break it down. mom, pop it. ♪ two inches apart, becky. two inches. t-minus nine minutes. [ ding ] [ female announcer ] pillsbury cinnamon rolls. let the making begin. ♪ faster than mandy can hang up on mr. monday. you hang up first. [ female announcer ] in just 60 seconds, you've got snack-defying, satisfying totino's pizza rolls. [ ringing ] it's on. let's roll. >>> afterno
quote very satisfying although no details were made public. the obama administration has taken a tough stand on decriminalizing marijuana. what federal prosecutors vowing to continue arresting people for pot violations. >>> the mayor of sacramento came out swinging with a new plan to try to stop the kings basketball team from moving to seattle. >> they do deserve an nba team at some point just not ours. >> flanked by a lot of fans in kings colors, mayor kevin johnson unveiled his plan to win strategy. major johnson says since last thursday 19 local donors and businesses have pledged $1 million each to become owners of the kings. he's also seeking a private equity partner. the current owner has reached an agreement with a group in in seattle to buy the kings. >> our backs are against the wall. they told us it wasn't going to happen. but each and every step along the way, as long as there's time on the clock our community always finds a way to stand for it. >> reporter: johnson's plan also includes a new downtown arena. >>> a college shooting that injured three people began with an argum
of proposition 30 by a healthy margin of 55% to 44%. [ applause ] michelle obama members of the legislature, i salute you and the unions, their leaders. you showed what ordinary people can do when they're united and organized. i salute those leaders of california business and the individual citizens who proudly stood with us. i salute the teachers and the students and the parents and the college presence, the whole school community. when describing what stirs people to action, feeling begets feeling and great feeling begets great feeling. you were alarmed, stirred yourself to action and victory was the outcome. that was 2012. what a year. both 2011 and 2012 were remarkable. you did great things. renewable energy mandate, the workers compensation, the reorganization of state government, protecting our forests and strengthening our timber industry, reforming our welfare system and launching the first high speed rail system in the nation. but of course, governing never ends. we have promises to keep and the most important one is the way to the people if proposition 30 passed. guard the money temp
, at the white house, president obama and vice president joe biden will discuss gun control with police chiefs and sheriffs. it's part of the push by the obama administration for new policies to curb gun violence. president obama and secretary of state hillary clinton appeared together in an interview to talk about their unusual partnership. it was president obama's idea for the joint interview on "60 minutes." the president said he wanted the opportunity to publicly thank clinton for her service as secretary of state as she prepares to step down. >> i want the country to appreciate just what an extraordinary role she's played during the course of my administration, and a lot of successes we've had internationally have been because of her hard work. >> many people were surprised when president obama asked hillary clinton to be his secretary of state following their tough campaigning in the 2008 presidential primary. but in the interview, both president obama and secretary clinton said they have a close friendship. >>> 7:16. sonya so toe sonya so toe my so toe mayor will be -- sonia sotomayor w
been arrested but police continue to look for at least three other suspects. >>> president obama was sworn in today and made history in the process. katie campbell is covering and shows us what would. >> reporter: the president is officially in his second term after being sworn in in the blue room of the white house. you can be sure roberts said the oath careful this time four-years ago he stumbled on the words. >> that i will execute -- >> the president of the united states -- >> reporter: so the president had to be sworn in again and that is why president obama is the only two-term president to be sworn in two times. and vice president joe biden because sworn in at the naval observe tory. and then the first family also attended the african-american church as part of the celebration of martin luther king day. when a president and vice president are sworn it, it is only for a four-year term so they need to be sworn in for another four-years. >> barbara walters was hospitalized after suffering a fall. she suffered a cut on her head. the 83-year-old walters was taken to the hospita
of the inauguration continues as president barack obama will attend the national prayer service as he begins his second term in office. kyla campbell is -- tori campbell is in washington d.c., are things quiet there? >> yes, things are calming down after a lot going on over the last couple of days. the first lady appeared at the commander and chief's ball and the president gave a special greeting. >> it is because of you with honor we were able to end the war in iraq and because of you we were able to end justice to osama bin laden. [applauds] [applauds] >> and of course there was a lot of attention given to the first lady's dress and it was designed once again by jason wow and she has been wearing a lot of somber dark colors and it was a surprise to see her coming out in a bright red. >> and garage was flying and crews had their work cut out for them. there is a garbage can behind my now. the first lady will be attending a prayer service along with the vice-president and his wife and tonight there is another ball, the staff inaugural ball will be held at the convention center here in washington
, president obama's nominee to be the next secretary of defense met today at the white house with the leaders of several influential american jewish groups. several have criticized chuck haigle's last statements and what haigle referred to as the jewish lobby. a statement from the jewish leaders called it, quote, an important opportunity for a serious and thorough discussion. >>> a double shooting in el cerrito forced schools to lock down this afternoon. two victims were rushed to the hospital with multiple gunshot wounds. claremont elementary school ander ser and el cerrito high school were briefly placed in lockdown. so far, no arrests have been made. >>> hillary clinton faces tough questions about the deadly attack in benghazi. >>> plus, live storm tracker 2. you can see there is still a lot of green out there. our chief meteorologist will sort it all out for us in a moment. look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy u-verse high speed internet. you know, in my day you couldn't just start streaming six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute to download a son
for victims of a similar incident in rhode island. >>> president obama and secretary of state hillary clinton together and they are talking about their improbable relationship. >>> time is 6:13. in brazil the first funerals will be held today for the victims of a deadly nighttime fire that killed 230 people. brazil's president declared three days of warning and canceled upcoming cup celebrations. pyrotechnics may have caused that fire. many of the victims died from smoke inhalation or trampled to death trying to get out of there. some of the survivors talked about being trapped briefly by security guards. >> people who were inside the facility informed us when they came out that security guards blocked the exit to prevent people there from leaving. that is when the crowd started panicking and the tragedy grew worse. >> about 2,000 people were in the club. that is device the maximum occupancy. they also say the nightclubs license had expired. >>> a woman who survived a deadly nightclub fire in rhode island back in 2003 says she is devastated to hear about that tragedy in brazil. >> i feel like
. >> president obama gives his first joint interview with someone other than his wife. why he says he wanted to sit down with his outgoing secretary of state. >>> if you're driving on interstate 880 any time soon it should be a nice drive. i'll tell you more about the morning commute and the bay area weather. almost tastes like one of jack's cereals. fiber one. uh, forgot jack's cereal. [ jack ] what's for breakfast? um... try the number one! yeah, this is pretty good. [ male announcer ] over a third of a day's fiber. fiber one. ♪ shimmy, shimmy chocolate. ♪ shimmy, shimmy chocolate. ♪ we, we chocolate crs over. ♪ yeah, we chocolate cross over. ♪ [ male announcer ] introducing fiber one 80 calorie chocolate cereal. ♪ chocolate. >>>s first funerals are planned today for the victims of in a nightclub fire in brazil. authorities believe pyrotechnics by a band may have sparked the fire. many of the victims were young college students. they died from smoke inhalation or trampled to death trying to escape. brazil's president has declared a three-day mourning period. >> to the brazilian
control is not the answer. >>> a new magazine interview with president obama might surprise gun control advocates. coming up in ten minutes why those advocates need to listen more. >>> president answers the question about whether or not he has ever fired a gun. >>> in over night news a car speeding from police went the wrong way on interstate 880 in hayward. they spotted the vehicle driving sporadically. they tried to flag him down but he took off. the driver crashed head on into another vehicle. >> the sheriffs department did continue their pursuit of the vehicle. a few minutes later the vehicle was involved in a collision as it tried to exit here. slided head on with a vehicle. >> two women in the other were taken to the hospital but their injuries are not considered life threatening. the man ran from the car and has not been caught. the driver of the stolen suv that crashed into a tree is still on the loose. there were a total of eight people in the gmc yukon. it reached speeds topping 90 miles an hour. the crash killed a 19-year-old passenger while five others were injured. police s
% in 2010. president obama says comprehensive immigration reform is a priority in his second term agenda. >>> the sierra club is calling for a major protest in washington, d.c. next month against the controversial keystone pipeline. the club is planning a rally around february 17th. the president of the club also says the club will for the first time in its 120-year history engage in an act of civil disobedience to protest the pipeline. they are not providing details of exactly what they are planning to do, they would transport oil. >>> a 22-year-old man is behind bars this morning charged in a campus shooting at a community college near houston. sheriff deputies in harris county, texas say a fight between the suspect and another man ended in gunfire at lone star college yesterday. both men were wounded. a cap vas maintenance man was caught in the crossfire as well. but no one was killed. but the gunshot led to a lockdown and shelter in place for several tense hours. >>> l.a.p.d. police had a seven-hour standoff with a murder suspect. he jumped on the roof of a building. it started befor
rifle association is lashing out at president barack obama, the part of his speech we will have which has the nra so upset. >>> so many in this city was outraged after the final vote to bring in an outside consultant for the police department. >>> staystay tuned. . >>> welcome back. good morning, we are getting ready for the opening bell ringing the bell on the nasdaq, there it is live, celebrating india's 64th republic day and if you don't recognize the gentleman, they are two croatians chileans and we have all of the business news and concerns about apple and we will go there in just a bit. >> with that said, welcome to ktvu channel 2 morning news, i am brian flores, dave clark has the morning off. >> i am pam cook, time now is 6:30. alex savage is in -- alex savage is in oakland where there is a heated debate, alex? >> reporter: it extended into the early morning hours until council members finally took their vote and in the end they gave it to the consultant chief whose policies have certainly come under fire and many were frustrated by the final vote. >> 7 yeses and 1 no. >> boo,
involvement in the conflict by conducting air fueling. >>> a bipartisan group of senators and president obama are pushing immigration reform this week. the group of eight senators will announce their immigration reform plan at a news conference this afternoon. the senators will call for increased border security, a guest worker program, and a pass to citizenship for the 11 million illegal immigrants currently here in the united states. tomorrow president obama travels to las vegas where he will also push for immigration reform. >>> time now 4:45. and today president obama will also meet with police chiefs from three communities that experienced mass shootings last year. it's part of his administration push to address gun violence. the communities invited include aurora, colorado. oak creek, wisconsin where six people died in a sikh temple assault. and newtown, connecticut where 26 people were killed. >>> a report this morning says japan's government eased its safety standards to help fast track the boeing 787 which is now grounded. japan's two biggest airlines pressed the tokyo government. ja
defend, so help me god? >> so head me god. >> in his inauguration speech yesterday president barack obama repeated some of his messages of his calm pain. our country cannot succeed when a shrinking few do very well and some barely make it. >> he said i want to take another look one more time and i am not going to say this again. >>> it was much easier to get around and lines were easier to get in but overall said the organize was better. >> there is not as many people as before but the feeling is still amazing and it is still full of hope. >> he walked part of the parade route am and they concluded with inn ago racingnal am -- inaugurational parties. good song, jennifer hudson performed let's stay together as they fansed at the commander and chief bowl and now for the president's campaign staff, lady gah-gah will reportedly head that. and we will more on our website www.ktvu.com. >>> they decided whether to approve a consulting contract for william bradden. they don't like that he stopped and supported frisked at it particular. if approve, they pay the consult ising firm >>> they will hel
. everybody knows what happened at virginia tech. >> reporter: the vice president also pushed president obama's plan to mental health screenings. >>> in an effort to reduce gun violence, san mateo county will be holding a gun buy back. it'll be in the fairgrounds. the buy back will offer gun owners cash for their firearms no questions asked. they'll be giving up to $200 for automatic rifles. >>> north korea may be close to firing a nuclear bomb. the threat came after u.s. sanctions over north korea's recent missell test. an imagine shows preparations may be under way at the north korean nuclear test site inside a mountain. >>> activists in syria say at least 80 people in that country died today in battles between rebels and government forces. an estimated 16,000 are already in neighbors jordan and another 6,000 have arrived in just the past two days. 700,000 syrians have left their country since the fighting started almost two years ago. the jordanian government says it will keep its borders open for even more refugees. >>> san francisco's city attorney is cracking down on dozens of restauran
. >> yes, it is still worth it, i breathe the air obama briefs, so it -- breathes so it was worth it. >> when my kids grow up, i will be able to tell them i had the experience something of this magnitude. >> reporter: vendors were hawking everything you can think of related to the inauguration, buttons hats and posters and there will be a lot of crowds as far as the train steaks and the roads and some of those estimated 100 people will be started home. coming up we will find out what we can expect for the president's second term. i am tori campbell, ktvu channel 2 morning news. >> people who did attend the second inauguration said it was much better than four years ago but lines were still long but overall people said it was more organized and it made getting around easier. >> definite lit not as -- definitely not as many people as there was before but still a lot of hope. >> an the first lady as is tradition walked the parade route and certainly you can hear the excitement there. as the u.s. congress gets back to workings house republicans could avoid a showdown over the debt ceilin
school shooting. president obama supports a assault weapons ban. including mothers. >> when kids can't feel safe at school, it is time to put their safety above politics, above profits and enact legislation. >> reporter: dianne feinstein says passing the bills will be challenging. >> reporter: what will you do to get them on your side? >> well, it has to be the people of america. red state or a blue state. somebody picks up the phone and calls their representatives. >> reporter: supporters say the bills would protect gun owners by excluding rifles. the national rifle association says the bill is disappointing but not surprising and americans know bans does not work. the nra is confidence washington will reject the bill. >>> vice president joe biden used a chat on google to throw his support behind the assault weapons ban. >> police organizations support it because they get out gunned. they are out gunned on the street. >> joe biden said the violence in america is from gang bangers, the drug trade and stolen weapons and says the nation needs to put more officers on the streets to make
obama as the marines carried those caskets off of the plane at andrews. i put my arms -- >> secretary clinton told members of the committee that the department is implementing 29 recommendations to improve security at high-threat locations. at one point, there was a heated exchange about why the american public was led to believe it was a protest and not a terrorist attack. >> the american people could have known that within days and they didn't. >> with all due respect, the fact is we had four dead americans. was it because of a protest or was it because guys out for a walk one night deciding they would go out and kill some americans? what difference at this point does it make? it's our job to figure out what happened and do everything we can to protect it from ever happening again, senator. >> secretary clinton is now answering more questions house a -- before a house committee. these appearances are two of her last before she leaves her post. >>> the air force cheese of staff says an appalling number of sexual assaulting were reported last year. secretary, mark welsh said there wer
. his anger was fueled over a tuition refund. >>> president obama and joe biden are sitting down with communities across the country impacted by mass shootings last year. this is the a of the administration's -- this is part of the administration's push to curb gun violence. this includes aurora, colorado, oak creek, wisconsin and newtown, connecticut. the president says he wants to hear from them as he tries to convince congress to pass gun legislation. >> i'm looking forward to a robust conversation. i know that this is not a shy group, mannly because they are dealing with the life-and-death situations every day. >> the senate is set to hold its first meeting on wednesday on gun control measures. the nra is -- the nra is vowing to defeat the man. >>> scientists at lawrence livermore lab are designing a high-tech suit that protects the wearer against chemical or biological attacks. the scientists are calling it the second skin. it's a fabric featuring microscopic tubes that can transform from a breathable state to a shield that blocks tiny molecules. >>> could be another couple
than 2,000 troops. >>> president obama will be back at work in the white house later this morning after attending the national prayer service. in his inauguration speech, the president called for unity. ktvu channel 2 reporter, tori campbell is in washington, d.c. and she's talking to washington insider jamie dupree about the odds of unity on capitol hill. tori? >> reporter: yeah, interesting odds there. thank you, pam. it's been a busy last few days in washington, d.c. joining me to break down the events of the last few days and also look ahead to the second term of president obama is washington insider, jamie due pru. it's sose nice to see you -- jamie dupree. it's so nice to see you in person. you've covered a few inaugurations in your time. what was your impression of this one? >> the president didn't seem to hold anything back. it was almost line he was freed. we all know what the agenda and platform stands for. but he certainly laid out a lot of markers. when you talk about immigration reform, he's talked about that, he mentioned gay rights and voting rights and climate change. of
is taking the obama administration push for gun control on the road. >> in a few hours the vice president and other administration officials will be in richmond, virginia. they are holding a round table discussion on the white house's policy to reduce gun violence. president obama and joe biden are going around capitol hill to crisscross the country in the coming weeks. they wants to win support from people in pro gun states. the president's campaign committee turned gun safety committee is raising money now. the group is called organizing for action. it has millions of volunteers nation-wide. meanwhile democrats are trying to gain support on capitol hill after california senator dianne feinstein reintroduced a bill to ban assault weapons and high capacity magazines. >> once you have been through one of these episodes, once you see what the crime scene is like, it isn't like the movies. it changes your view of weapons. >> reporter: many republicans don't think an assault weapons ban is the right way to reduce gun violence. what they have to say when i see you next. live in washington kyla
is adding 300 officers from outside law enforcement agencies to help with patrols. >>> president obama plans to hold wall street accountable for any wrong doing. >> but we also know the free market works best for everybody when we have smart common sense rules in place to prevent irresponsible behavior. >> in this morning's weekly address, the president highlighted his nomination of mary jo white to the exchange commission and richard cordre for the consumer protection bureau as they are both former prosecutors and their new jobs will focus on reforming wall street and protecting consumers from predatory lending and hidden credit card fees. >>> the debate over the president's power to make recess appointments will likely end up at the supreme court. a three judge appellate panel ruled that the president exceeded his constitutional authority last year when he appointed three people to the national labor relations board while the senate was on a holiday break. the panel rules that the senate was technically still in session. and the ruling casted out on hundreds of decisions that the labor boa
korea's rockets to reach us all next year. all of this during president barack obama's administration and they have levied sanctions against their program. now on the test site, we have photographs of what they are showing, kyla campbell ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> senator john kerry is expected to face mostly friendly questioning when he testifies before the committee that he served on for the past four, he will appear before the foreign relations committee starting 7:00 our time and he is expected to be easily confirmed by his senate colleagues. >>> and a look into the sandy hook school shooting, the sandy hook advisory commission will talk about the similar shootings of colorado and newtown connecticut. they will talk about school safety, mental health and gun violence prevention by march 15th. >>> senator dianne fine stein will begin to fight for a ban on assault weapons. and in a few hours, she will introduce a new law which is designed to stop military assault weapons. the senator introduced a similar bill shortly after a mass shooting at a san francisco law firm. >>> some
a round table discussion. president obama put biden in charge of a task force to come up with recommendations on reducing gun violence. >>> state lawmaker jerry hill will introduce legislation to protect mountain lions. it follows public outcry against state game wardens that shot two mountain lions. hills legislation would allow game wardens to rescue mountain lions that come in contact with people. >>> it's another spare the air day in the bay area. you cannot burn wood or fire logs unless that is your only source of heat. air quality managers say the recent rain has not been enough to flush the particles out of the air. it is the ninth of the season so far. that also means you are encouraged to take public transportation. good morning, sal. >>> good morning, pam. we are looking at the traffic that looks good on some of the major freeways. 80 westbound looks nice. it's still early but drier than it was yesterday. atlas in the north bay we didn't have a lot of wet weather. in the south bay you still might see something. this is a look at when it comes to wet roads. this
are you. >> i just wanted to say hi to everybody. >>> president obama, first lady michelle and the first dog bo all greeted students from the peninsula. one of the students told us they were on a public tour when they were asked to wait for a special visitor. the students ended up missing their flight but say it was well worth it. >>> the bullet went through here and hit me in the stomach right here. >>> ernesto is one of the victims. his younger brother told ktvu today four men in their early 20s pulled up in front of the family home last night asking questions about whether the teens were gang members then asking questions about their shoes. >> they were asking like questions like do we bang. like no and my cousin had some cortez'. >> the teen says nike cortez athletic shoes are what gang members in the area like to wear. police say the teens wounded last night are not gang members. >>> as ktvu's robert handa tell us the suspects took off in the victim's two cars. >> reporter: police today are looking for two to three men that pulled off what officers call a brazen robbery last night.
nation-wide stops planned. kyla. >> reporter: joe biden and president obama plan on heading around the country in the coming weeks to get support for the president's gun safety policies. biden will emphasize the importance of background checks and limiting high capacity magazines when he speaks in richmond, virginia. he wants people to consider the white house plans as gun safety not gun control. control senator dianne feinstein reintroduced a ban for high capacity guns. banning specific guns snot dealing with the real problems. >> that is not looking seriously at mental health, not looking seriously at violent games, looking seriously at violent movies. looking seriously to a variety of games. >> the white house says it has police nation-wide on their side. live in washington kyla campbell. >>> the senate is set to vote monday on a rebill for super storm sandy. the money is urgently needed. sandy hit the east coast last october killing 140 people and destroying homes and businesses. the house passed the emergency relief bill last week. >>> new jersey storm victims won't be able to
the obama administration is targeting in its efforting ono gun control. >> a hearing is scheduled in san francisco this morning in connection to the murder of a suspected pimp. there are four defendants in the case. prosecutors are consolidating the four cases in to one. a 22-year-old calvin snead was killed last june. it's believed the defendants were trying to protect a 17- year-old girl suspected of prostitution. it would have the defendants are her parents. >>> sentencing scheduled for a teen accused of killing a couple who adopted him. he pled guilty to choking them to death in a fit of rage. he had been suspended for smoking marijuana. his lawyer had argued that he suffer from a disorder that affects kid whose are adopted. >>> the san jose fire department said its reported response times are likely wrong because of a data collection error. the fire department's response time goal is for firefighters to arrive with in eight minutes of a call 80% of the time. a computer error means that the department may have missed its response time goals more often than first reported. the preside
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